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Scottish National XC Relays, Cumbernauld, Sat 26 Oct 2013

Venue, changing & Declarations at Cumbernauld High School G67 2UF.

If you are running this Saturday please turn up at the school in plenty of time so that teams can be selected and they can get to the course on time. The start line is 1.5 miles from the school changing facilities.

Bus Times Leaving From
Bulls garage Br of Weir 10.00am
Kilbarchan library 10:10am
Beith Rd garage 10.15am
Thorndene 10.20am
Canal St bus stop 10.30am
Race Times
Girls 12:30pm
Boys 1:05pm
Senior Women 1:40pm
Senior Men 2:40pm

Expect to be at Cumbernauld HS for 11.15 where we will get numbers and everyone ready.

Bus £5, if going direct £4
There should be spare seats on the bus.

Return journey provisionally leaving around 4:00pm.

Please fill out the form below to confirm your participation in this event.

Multi Event Workshop for U12 Athletes, Mon 14 Oct 2013

The Club has arranged for Sandy Robertson to tutor the above workshop which is open to all club coaches and parents/helpers. The workshop will be of particular interest to coaches working with the U12 age group and anyone new to coaching.

This workshop will be held indoors at Linwood ON-X Sports Centre on Monday 21st October from 7pm- 10pm. The first 2 hours will be a practical session and classroom for the last hour. The workshop will focus on the multi-event approach as well as the importance of technical and conditioning development of the young athlete. 12 of our young athletes will be on hand to demonstrate the various drills etc. To register for the above event contact Ricky Miell at . The workshop is open to athletes, Coaches and parents. Minimum age is 16

This is the first in a series of in-house coaching opportunities that Kilbarchan are organizing for season 2013-2104 if you wish any specific coaching workshops please contact Ricky Miell, Robert Hawkins or Jason Pender.

West District XC Relays, Sat 12 Oct 2013, Results

at Hamilton, 13/10/2013

Senior Men A 5th

(Bobby Quinn, Callum Matthews, Paul Leck, Scott MacAulay)

Senior Men B 40th

(Tony Carroll, Donald Petrie, Steven Hill, Norman Groves)

Bobby Quinn was fastest vet and 16th fastest overall. Callum Matthews was 3rd fastest U20.

Senior Women A 1st


(Elspeth Curran, Christina Rankin & Natalie Sharp medals presented by Lachie Stewart)

Elspeth ran the fastest lap, Christina the 2nd fastest and Natalie the 8th fastest.

Junior Boys A 2nd

(Andrew MacAngus, Conor Thomson, Euan Gillham)

Junior Boys B 6th

(Craig Kennedy, Sam McNair, Euan Trout)

Andrew was 4th fastest U13, Conor 3rd fastest U15 and Euan G was fastest U17.

Junior Girls A 3rd

(Eve Griffiths, Laura Stark, Gwen Gillham)

Junior Girls B 4th

Junior Girls C 7th

Junior Girls D 8th

Junior Girls E 20th

Junior Girls F 23rd

Laura had the fastest U15 time, Gwen the 4th fastest U17 and Jemma Reekie the 3rd fastest U17.

Well done to all who took part.

Photos by Donna Matthews

Photos by Bobby Gavin

Scottish Athletics Report